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'''Sogndal''' is a small town in [[Sogn og Fjordane]].
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'''Sogndal''' is a small but important town in [[Sogn og Fjordane]].
  
 
==Get in==
 
==Get in==
 
===By plane===
 
===By plane===
There is a small airport south of the town, ({{IATA|SOG}}). Witch is served by [http://www.wideroe.no/ Widerøe]. There are scheduled flights from [[Oslo]] and [[Bergen]].
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There is a small airport south of the town, ({{IATA|SOG}}). It is served by the company [http://www.wideroe.no Widerøe]. There are scheduled flights from [[Oslo]] and [[Bergen]].
 
===By bus===
 
===By bus===
 
There are express buses three times a day from [[Oslo]], four times a day from [[Bergen]].  
 
There are express buses three times a day from [[Oslo]], four times a day from [[Bergen]].  
 
===By boat===
 
===By boat===
Express boat two times a day from [[Bergen]], in the summer. Only once dayly during winter, 1 Sep-30Apr. This route is operated by [http://www.fjord1.no/en/ Fjord1].
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Express boat two times a day from [[Bergen]], in the summer. Only once daily during winter, between 1 September and 30 April. This route is operated by [http://www.fjord1.no/en/ Fjord1].
 
===By car===
 
===By car===
Route 5 from [[Førde]] and [[Skei]]. Route 5 from [[Lærdal]], who is conected by [[Oslo]] and [[Bergen]] by route E16.
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Route 5 from [[Førde]] and [[Skei]]. Route 5 from [[Lærdal]], who is connected by [[Oslo]] and [[Bergen]] by route E16.
 
==Get around==
 
==Get around==
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There are local buses operated by [http://www.fjord1.no/en/ Fjord1].
  
 
==See==
 
==See==
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==Buy==
 
==Buy==
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Anything but a troll souvenir.
  
 
==Eat==
 
==Eat==
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Local sea food, the mackerel season is in late summer.
  
 
==Drink==
 
==Drink==

Revision as of 10:26, 28 July 2009

Sogndal is a small but important town in Sogn og Fjordane.

Get in

By plane

There is a small airport south of the town, (IATA: SOG). It is served by the company Widerøe. There are scheduled flights from Oslo and Bergen.

By bus

There are express buses three times a day from Oslo, four times a day from Bergen.

By boat

Express boat two times a day from Bergen, in the summer. Only once daily during winter, between 1 September and 30 April. This route is operated by Fjord1.

By car

Route 5 from Førde and Skei. Route 5 from Lærdal, who is connected by Oslo and Bergen by route E16.

Get around

There are local buses operated by Fjord1.

See

  • De Heibergske samlinger (The Heiberg Collections), Kaupanger (Follow rote 5 towards Lærdal), +47 57678206 (, fax: +47 57678511), [1]. May and Sep: 10am-3pm Jun-Aug: 10am-5pm. A collection of old houses, and tools. Showing how the life was in the past. Adults: 60 kr, Children: 30 kr.
  • Kaupanger stavkirke (Kaupanger Stave Church), Kaupanger (Follow rote 5 towards Lærdal), +47 57678840 (fax: +47 57678889). 9Jun-30Sep: 9.30am-5.30pm. Adults: 35 kr, Students: 25 kr, Children: 25 kr.

Do

Buy

Anything but a troll souvenir.

Eat

Local sea food, the mackerel season is in late summer.

Drink

Sleep

Budget

  • Sogndal Vandrarheim, Helgheimsvegen 9, +47 57627575.
  • Loftesnes Pensjonat, Fjørevegen 17, +47 57671577.

Mid-range

Contact

Get out

Route 55 to Balestrand is a scenic drive along the fjord.



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